Ross O. Drysdale, LLB, Mr. Drysdale is a lawyer with over 40 years’ experience in the legal profession. He specializes in corporate, securities and business law, with a particular focus on public companies. Prior to moving to private practice in 1985, Mr. Drysdale spent over 8 years as legal counsel to two major oil and gas companies in Calgary, followed by 17 years with McCarthy Tetrault LLP and two and one-half years with Baker McKenzie LLP in Calgary. Mr. Drysdale is currently practicing law with his own firm and is a director and officer of a number of private and public companies while serving on many others in the past. Mr. Drysdale currently serves as Chairman of Captiva Verde Industries Ltd.